On 3-4 March 2013 at the University of Wolverhampton (United Kingdom) took place a kick-off meeting in framework of the project entitled A Study Relating to Children Rough Sleepers who are Runaways & Homeless and Victims of Sexual Exploitation/Abuse & other Violence on the Streets and Development of Knowledge Transfer Activities that Improve Services & Policies to Support & Protect these Vulnerable Children implemented in framework of Daphne III programme.
The aim of the project is to investigate the incidence of children running away from home as a result of experiencing violence, exploitation and abuse and to offer them comprehensive assistance. Moreover the aim is to offer support for persons dealing with such children.
The meeting was attended by project partners from Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, Hungary and United Kingdom. Besides there is one more partner engaged (Italian partner).
This project has been funded by the Daphne III Programme of the European Union. The contents of this publication are the sole responsibility of Project partners and can in no way be taken to feflect the views of the European Commission.